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Why did Nathuram Godse kill Mahatma Gandhi?

Hinduism

Anatomy of a diplomatic handshake

On November 27, the second day of the SAARC summit, Kathmandu newspapers showed a grim looking Nawaz Sharif and a grumpy looking Narendra Modi on …

IRA members under investigation over claims of child abuse

Irish public broadcaster RTE reports 30 names have been passed to them of alleged sex offenders<p>Police in the Irish Republic are investigating 30 former IRA members alleged to have been involved in child abuse.<p>Irish public broadcaster RTE reported on Monday night that the Garda Siochana have …

Rand Paul's Declaration of War Against ISIS Divides Civil Libertarians

Less than a week after rebuffing civil libertarians over a National Security Agency reform bill, Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) has divided them over a new …

First Take: For Obama, a return to war footing

WASHINGTON – President Obama's decision to replace Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel reflects, among other things, the administration's reluctant return to a wartime footing.<p>When they served in the Senate together, representing Illinois and Nebraska, Obama and Hagel shared a skepticism of U.S. military …

Military

The Emily Thornberry affair proves it: US-style culture wars have come to Britain

One reckless tweet shows UK politics is fast becoming a constant battle over identity, just as it is in America<p>Emily Thornberry may be the first politician to quit over a single tweeted photograph that was not physically intimate, but she is not the first to get into trouble over flags and vans. In …

Theresa May: Britain is facing greatest terror threat of its history

Home Secretary believes that the Government can stop UK citizens becoming radicalised and travelling to Iraq and Syria is by restoring a strong sense of the meaning of "British values"<p>The terror threat to the UK is greater now than at any time in the country's history, Theresa May has said, as she …